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What are premium subsidies?

The Affordable Care Act’s premium subsidies – technically premium tax credits – were designed to help Americans purchase their own health insurance. They became available as of 2014, and for most people who enroll in coverage through the exchange/marketplace, the premium subsidies cover the majority of the monthly premiums.

Read more details about the ACA’s premium subsidy, and use our subsidy calculator to see how much your subsidy would be.

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